13th May 2013

today's short walks: Butharlyp Howe, the woodland walk at Allan Bank and the riverside walk in Grasmere village

spring greens on Butharlyp Howe

Helm Crag from Butharlyp Howe

the east top of Butharlyp Howe

some sun on Helm Crag ..

.. and on the wooded hill at Allan Bank climbed on the woodland walk

looking down on Allan Bank and the billiard room from a short distance up the trail

the tunnel

the highest spot on the walk just off the path

looking back towards the high point from the well made path

Loughrigg and Grasmere from the path

Allan Bank and its garden

Stone Arthur from the garden

looking back at the billiard room

blossom beside the path approaching the river

house in Grasmere village

Sarah Nelson's gingerbread shop